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Smart Glasses Translate Japanese Text to Other Languages: for Manga & JRPG Fans

by Lambert Varias

We’ve seen an iOS app that can translate text from one language to another in real-time. The engineers at Japanese telecommunications company NTT DoCoMo thought it would be easier for users if the translator was integrated into a pair of glasses. If I had these the first thing I’d do would be to use it to play all the Super Robot Wars games. Damn you Banprestoooo!

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Similar to the voice translator Sigmo, NTT DoCoMo’s prototype needs an Internet connection to be able to translate text. It will then display the translation over the Japanese characters.

2020? There’ll be a billion SRW games by then!

[via Reuters via UniqueDaily]




Comments (1):

  1. anonymous says:

    Holy balls, imagine this on google glass. Also, please do more stuff on your blog thing, please also do promote it more, since you do come out with awesome articles even though they are quite late sometimes.

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